Benzai (13678) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 9, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pitch black opaque color. Smell like a real heavy stout, but it tastes lighter then it smells. Oily texture, low carbo and body but a fine taste.
FatPhil (13629) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - APR 3, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
355ml bottle (Maltainen Riekko, Helsinki)
Lovely soft mouthfeel. Nice gentle roasty aroma. Great smooth roasty taste, just a hint of coffee. Burntness clear, but not astringent at all. Great drinkable porter. Supports my view that the US does the best porters in the world.
Tmoney99 (13342) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - OCT 8, 2005
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Brown color with an average off-white head that was lasting. Full aroma of toasted chocolate and caramel. Medium to full body witha creamy texture. Moderate complex sweet flavor with a long finish. Very good brew.
Ratman197 (13100) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - APR 23, 2006
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bomber poured a nearly opaque black with a lasting brown head. Aromas of coffee, hint of bakers cocoa and a bit of licorice. Palate was medium bodied and crisp [for a stout]. Flavors of coffee, bakers cocoa and roasted malt with a crisp lingering bittersweet finish.
HenrikSoegaard (13090) - Randers, DENMARK - JUN 13, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Creamy lightbrown good mostly lasting head. Black colour. Moderate malty and hoppy aroma. Chocolate notes. Average moderate bitter flavor. Strong coffee and chocolate notes. Oily palate.
argo0 (13070) - Washington DC, USA - FEB 8, 2002
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: OCT 16, 2004 Black body with brown head. Aroma is moderately sweet, chocolate, roasty, some cherry. Taste is medium sweet, chocolate, roasty, some cherry. Medium body.
Lubiere (12802) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 14, 2004
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Dark black. Mild chocolate taste with a touch of hops. Nice bosdy but thinner than a Saint Ambroise Stout.
Christian (12716) - Odense, DENMARK - NOV 27, 2007
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Black with a big and lasting, frothy, off-white head. Chocolate, biscuit in the aroma, not very complex. Grainy, roast flavour, thin initially, with a nice roast finish.
bu11zeye (12693) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JAN 25, 2004
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Bottle) Pours a dark brown color with a tan head. Has a chocolate and coffee aroma with flavors of roasted malt, chocolate and coffee. Had a somewhat water mouth feel for a stout.
bierkoning (12280) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - DEC 17, 2010
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Deep dark brown color, almost opague. cappuccino and milk chocolate in the aroma. Hint of licorice. Medium to full bodied, but with a somewhat watery mouthfeel. Sweet, velvety, cappucino, chocolate milk. Pineapple. Nice!